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dismember
used in Persuasion

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Definition
to cut or pull off limbs or other parts of a body

or:

to divide into pieces — especially destructively
  • If he really sought to reconcile himself like a dutiful branch, he must be forgiven for having dismembered himself from the paternal tree.
    Chapter 14 (98% in)

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